Apiary Harvest Labourer

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Baconian Bee Farm Ltd., located at 102 Ruttle Avenue, is seeking up to three full-time employees to fill the seasonal positions of Apiary Harvest Labourer for the 2020 crop year. The position consists of work with honeybees. Duties primarily include, but are not limited to moving colonies out of and into the wintering facility, feeding and medicating colonies, evaluation and development of colony strength, building and repairing of equipment, harvesting of honey supers, extracting and storing honey, and colony location maintenance.
The successful applicants must be able to work outdoors, work well with other employees, work in a fast paced and physically demanding environment, and be able to work evenings and weekends when it is deemed necessary. The average work day is 6-12 hours or roughly 30-60 hours per week. Wages shall begin at $12.35 to $13.35 depending on experience in the industry. Housing may be available. The position is for a term of approximately seven months beginning no earlier than March 25, 2020 and ending no later than October 25, 2020.

To apply for this position, e-mail resume to dionebacon13@sasktel.net